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Rio Olympics: The torch relay through Brazil

Follow the Olympic flame for the 2016 Summer Olympics as the torch is relayed across Brazil and arrives at the Maracana in Rio for the opening ceremonies on Aug. 5.

Dessana indigenous shaman Raimundo Dessana holds the Olympic
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Dessana indigenous shaman Raimundo Dessana holds the Olympic Torch during a ritual at the Tupe Reservation in the outskirts of Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil, on June 20, 2016.

An athlete holds the Olympic Torch by a
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An athlete holds the Olympic Torch by a jaguar --symbol of Amazonia-- during a ceremony in Manaus, northern Brazil, on June 20, 2016.

Raimunda Freitas carries the Olympic torch in a
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Raimunda Freitas carries the Olympic torch in a canoe, where the Negro and Solimoes Rivers meet, in Manaus Amazonas, Brazil, on June 20, 2016.

Raimunda Freitas carries the Olympic torch in a
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Raimunda Freitas carries the Olympic torch in a canoe, where the Negro and Solimoes Rivers meet, in Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil, on June 20, 2016.

Dessana indigenous shaman Raimundo Dessana carries the Olympic
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Dessana indigenous shaman Raimundo Dessana carries the Olympic Torch at the Tupe Reservation in the outskirts of Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil, on June 20, 2016.

Gustavo Santos, a Karapanã native and bow and
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Gustavo Santos, a Karapanã native and bow and arrow athlete, carries the Olympic torch upon arrival in Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil, in front of the Amazon Theatre, on June 19, 2016.

Ana Valdízia, 60, poses next to a replica
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Ana Valdízia, 60, poses next to a replica of the Olympic Torch in Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil, on June 19, 2016.

Brazilian surfer Carlos Burle holding the Olympic torch
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Brazilian surfer Carlos Burle holding the Olympic torch as it visits Porto de Galinhas, Ipojuca, in the Brazilian norteastern state of Pernambuco on June 1, 2016.

Muhammad Ali holds the torch before lighting the
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Muhammad Ali holds the torch before lighting the Olympic Flame during the Opening Ceremony of the 1996 Centennial Olympic Games in Atlanta, Georgia, on July 19, 1996.

The Icarus Pereira swimmer takes the Olympic torch
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The Icarus Pereira swimmer takes the Olympic torch , swimming in the pool water complex Claudio Coutinho. on May 3, 2016 in Brasilia, Brazil.

Brazil's Jose Batista holds the Olympic torch aloft
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Brazil's Jose Batista holds the Olympic torch aloft as he rides his horse, during the torch relay on May 3, 2016 in Brasilia, Brazil. The Olympic torch will pass through 329 cities from all states from the north to the south of Brazil, until arriving in Rio de Janeiro on August 5, to lit the cauldron.

Horse-mounted militarized police sargent Elayne Silva carries the
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Horse-mounted militarized police sargent Elayne Silva carries the Olympic Torch during the torch relay on May 3, 2016 in Brasilia, Brazil. The Olympic torch will pass through 329 cities from all states from the north to the south of Brazil, until arriving in Rio de Janeiro on August 5, to lit the cauldron.

The Olympic athlete Diving Hugo Parisi running with
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The Olympic athlete Diving Hugo Parisi running with the olympic torch, swimming in the pool water complex Claudio Coutinho. on May 3, 2016 in Brasilia, Brazil. The Olympic torch will pass through 329 cities from all states from the north to the south of Brazil, before arriving in Rio de Janeiro on August 5, for the lighting of the cauldron.

Members of the olympic committee with pyre to
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Members of the olympic committee with pyre to light the Olympic torch in swimming in the pool water complex Claudio Coutinho . on May 3, 2016 in Brasilia, Brazil. The Olympic torch will pass through 329 cities from all states from the north to the south of Brazil, before arriving in Rio de Janeiro on August 5, for the lighting of the cauldron.

The Olympic athlete Diving Hugo Parisi running with
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The Olympic athlete Diving Hugo Parisi running with the olympic torch, swimming in the pool water complex Claudio Coutinho. on May 3, 2016 in Brasilia, Brazil.

Handout picture released by the Rio 2016 Olympic
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Handout picture released by the Rio 2016 Olympic Committee showing Brazilian dentist Lucio Monteiro wearing a costume of the Olympic torch in Corumba de Goias, Goias State, Brazil, on May 4, 2016.

Brazilian indigenous athlete Kamukaika Lappa Yawalapiti carries the
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Brazilian indigenous athlete Kamukaika Lappa Yawalapiti carries the Olympic Torch at the Indigenous Peoples Memorial in Brasilia on May 3, 2016.

Brazilian indigenous athlete Kamukaika Lappa Yawalapiti carries the
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Brazilian indigenous athlete Kamukaika Lappa Yawalapiti carries the Olympic Torch and during a private ceremony at the Indigenous Peoples Memorial in Brasilia on May 2, 2016.

Former PM mounted militarized police sargent Helvio Pompilio
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Former PM mounted militarized police sargent Helvio Pompilio accompanied by an escort of National Force elite police national unit personnel, carries the Olympic Torch in Brasilia, on May 3, 2016

Triathlete Leandro Macedo carries the Olympic flame along
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Triathlete Leandro Macedo carries the Olympic flame along Lake Paranoa in Brasilia on May 3.

Military policemam Olympic torchbearer Manoel Costa (C) descends
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Military policemam Olympic torchbearer Manoel Costa (C) descends from the Juscelino Kubitschek bridge in Brasilia, on May 3, 2016.

Brazilian sailor Felipe Rondina carries the Olympic flame
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Brazilian sailor Felipe Rondina carries the Olympic flame on a speedboat at Lake Paranoa in Brasilia on May 3, 2016.

The Icarus Pereira swimmer takes the Olympic torch
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The Icarus Pereira swimmer takes the Olympic torch , swimming in the pool water complex Claudio Coutinho. on May 3, 2016 in Brasilia, Brazil.

A man carries a fake torch during the
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A man carries a fake torch during the the Olympic Flame torch relay on May 3, 2016 in Brasilia, Brazil. The Olympic torch will pass through 329 cities from all states from the north to the south of Brazil, until arriving in Rio de Janeiro on August 5, to light the cauldron.

Brazilian former player Lucio holding the Olympic torch
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Brazilian former player Lucio holding the Olympic torch at Mane Garrincha stadium on May 3, 2016 in Brasilia, Brazil.

Brazilian volleyball player Fabiana Claudino holds the Olympic
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Brazilian volleyball player Fabiana Claudino holds the Olympic torch after receiving it from Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff at Planalto Palace in Brasilia following the flame's arrival in Brazil on May 3, 2016 in Brasilia, Brazil. The Olympic torch will pass through 329 cities from all states from the north to the south of Brazil, until arriving in Rio de Janeiro on August 5, to lit the cauldron.

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